Wild Animal Atlas

Provides an introduction to geography that focuses on the animals found on each continent, including descriptions of common animals, simple pictorial maps, and profiles of endangered species.

Author: National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781426306990

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 829

Provides an introduction to geography that focuses on the animals found on each continent, including descriptions of common animals, simple pictorial maps, and profiles of endangered species.


The Atlas of Endangered Animals

Lists the endangered animals of the world by continent, providing key facts about their lifespan, diet, physical characteristics, habitats, and the actions being taken to help conserve each endangered animal.

Author: Paula Hammond

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish

ISBN: 9780761478720

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 224

View: 891

Lists the endangered animals of the world by continent, providing key facts about their lifespan, diet, physical characteristics, habitats, and the actions being taken to help conserve each endangered animal.

Barron s Totally Wild Fact Packed Fold Out Animal Atlas

Features pictorial maps, over 400 animal photographs, fascinating facts about the animal kingdom, and much more.--

Author: Jen Green

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9780764168086

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 56

View: 154

Get ready to let them hold the whole world in their hands when you give them this big, bright, beautiful atlas! All of the weird and wonderful animals that inhabit our extraordinary earth are here to delight and enchant young readers (Mom and Dad, too!). Created in rich, glorious detail, illustrated maps give curious kids something to pore over and discover every time, including: Regional maps that clearly show where animals live, plus country names, capitals, and boundaries Large gatefold maps that feature whole continents and highlight the diversity of the world's terrains and natural wonders Special feature boxes on habitats and ecosystems, such as rainforests and rivers An incredible, comprehensive pop-up map of the world that showcases wildlife around the globe--and at a glance Accessible text that's packed with intriguing statistics and dramatic, full-color photography "Record Breakers," "Fact Files," "Wildlife Watch," and "Weird But True" boxes that demonstrate all the wonders of the animal kingdom Youngsters love learning about animals, natural history and world geography, and this book teaches them all about each topic in fun, engaging ways. Kids also learn about sustainability, habitat destruction, and climate issues, so they can become more aware of the world they share with our amazing animal kingdom.

Children s Illustrated Animal Atlas

Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas brings the amazing world of wildlife into the home, taking kids on a wild adventure around the globe.

Author:

Publisher: DK Children

ISBN: 9781465462039

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 728

An around-the-globe tour of animal habitats and locations provides information about more than six hundred creatures, from whales to termites.

The Animal Atlas

Set aside areas of land or water as national parks or wildlife sanctuaries, where
animals can live safely with as little disturbance as possible. • Breed endangered
animals in captivity in zoos or wild animal parks. This is especially important in ...

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0744026083

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 607

Explore the animal kingdom with this pictorial atlas of the world's wildlife. Where do animals build their homes? How do they survive in very hot and cold climates? Why are so many species endangered? Discover the answers to all these questions and many more in The Animal Atlas. Learn where in the world different animal species are found; what kind of habitats they live in; what they eat; and how they find their mates. The Animal Atlas is packed with beautiful, life-like depictions of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and insects. Each species is carefully hand-drawn to show details of fur, feathers, or scales while accompanying captions reveal fascinating facts about the animal's behavior. This lavishly illustrated nature book explores the different continents and countries of the world, with helpful information on geography, climate, and vegetation. It travels through different biomes, such as forests, deserts, and lakes; and through specific regions, from the Everglades to the Galapagos, the Himalayas, and Great Barrier Reef. First published in 1992, this atlas has been updated for the 2020 edition and is a beautiful gift for a new generation of zoologists.

Hawkey s Atlas of Wild and Exotic Animal Haematology

He earned his Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery of Exotic Animals in
2018, and has been a very active member of the European Association for
Aquatic Mammals (EAAM) since 2014. He believes education is the key to raise ...

Author: Jaime Samour

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1000190927

Category: Science

Page: 262

View: 106

This revised, updated and expanded edition of Christine Hawkey’s A Colour Atlas of Comparative Veterinary Haematology is bursting with high-quality images to aid identification of blood cells and haemoparasites in the different species commonly seen in private practice and zoological collections. It will assist veterinarians in the identification of normal and abnormal blood cells and in understanding the structural differences of blood cells between the various taxa within the Animal Kingdom. With the help of this guide, readers will be able to understand haemoresponses in the presence of specific and non-specific disease processes and identify haemoparasites commonly seen in blood films from wild and exotic animals. This impressively illustrated comparative haematology atlas is unrivalled in its scope, quality and accuracy. It is a must-have for veterinary students, veterinary surgeons working in general and referral veterinary clinical practices, clinicians working in zoological collections and specialists in exotic animal medicine.

Atlas of Wildlife

Describes the world distribution patterns, habitats, and ecology of numerous wild animal species

Author: Jacqueline Nayman

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 124

View: 546

Describes the world distribution patterns, habitats, and ecology of numerous wild animal species

Historical Atlas of the American West

Among the more intelligent of wild animals, grizzly bears have been greatly
feared because of their ferocity and great size (adult males may reach one
thousand pounds). Indians feared these animals, yet many tribes also worshiped
them as ...

Author: Warren A. Beck

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

ISBN: 0806124563

Category: History

Page: 156

View: 899

The 78 maps in this atlas add significant information to the study of the development of the American West, Defined for this resources as those 17 continental states west of the Missouri River. The maps range in chronology from explorations in the sixteenth century to the location of World War II prisoner of war and Japanese internment camps. The atlas includes maps of geographic, flora and fauna data. Maps are on the left pages and narratives about the maps re on the facing pages. Maps are black and white clear and easily read. An Appendix shows Spanish-Mexican land grants, and there is an index. This is an excellent atlas for both middle and high schools. Includes a section on Arkansas aboriginal setting and Native American tribes. Describes European contacts and settlements.

Children s Illustrated Animal Atlas

Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas brings the amazing world of wildlife into the home, taking kids on a wild adventure around the globe.

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465469826

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 186

A thrilling animal adventure around the globe packed with maps and facts, perfect for kids ages 6-8. With more than 40 full-color maps packed with information, Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas zooms in on countries and continents to show key animal habitats and locations around the world. Photographs highlight each continent's most iconic animals and colorful graphics take a closer look, showing the animals, plants, and habitats found within each country. Habitats are introduced and explained on visually stunning pages, from the mountains and deserts to the grasslands and tropical rain forests. Bite-size facts and figures explain where the habitats are found and what the climate is like, and describe the plants and animals that live in them, making the information easy for kids to comprehend. Children's Illustrated Animal Atlas brings the amazing world of wildlife into the home, taking kids on a wild adventure around the globe.

Animal Atlas

This fun atlas is full of trivia about animals that live around the world and in our own backyards! Each colorful spread showcases a continent, with a map, pictures, and the names of the animals that live there.

Author: Tomas Tuma

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

ISBN: 9781454917427

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 28

View: 845

This fun atlas is chock-full of trivia about amazing animals that live around the world and in our own backyards! Kids will enjoy a wild journey across all seven continents and meet cool creatures ranging from lizards that walk on water to blood-drinking bats. Each colorful spread showcases a continent, with a map, pictures, and the names of the animals that live there. Cool gatefolds open to reveal more details on landscape, climate, and fauna.

Atlas of the Clinical Microbiology of Infectious Diseases

Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense is a zoonosis that primarily affects wild animals
and livestock . T. b . rhodesiense East African infection in humans follows an
acute course with early ( 3-4 weeks post - inoculation ) central nervous system ...

Author: Edward J. Bottone

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781842142400

Category: Medical

Page: 248

View: 241

An Atlas of the Clinical Microbiology of Infectious Diseases, Volume Two: Viral, Fungal, and Parasitic Agents is the second of a series and partner to Volume One, which deals with Microbiological and Clinical Attributes. Filled with highly instructional visual images, this atlas covers typical and atypical presentations of viral, fungal and parasitic agents and offers insightful comments aiding their identification and clinical significance. Drawing on the expertise of a distinguished clinical microbiologist, it presents more than 240 colored photomicrographs derived from an extensive personal collection of slides depicting the salient and unusual presentations of microorganisms.

The Atlas of the World s Most Dangerous Animals

Lists the dangerous animals of the world by continent, providing key facts about their lifespan, diet, physical characteristics, habitats, and why each animal is considered dangerous.

Author: Paula Hammond

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish

ISBN: 9780761478706

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 224

View: 830

Lists the dangerous animals of the world by continent, providing key facts about their lifespan, diet, physical characteristics, habitats, and why each animal is considered dangerous.

Wild Migrations

Wild Migrations presents the previously untold story of these migrations, combining wildlife science and cartography.

Author: Matthew J. Kauffman

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780870719431

Category: Nature

Page: 208

View: 958

The migrations of Wyoming's hooved mammals--mule deer, pronghorn, elk, and moose--between their seasonal ranges are some of the longest and most noteworthy migrations on the North American continent. Wild Migrations presents the previously untold story of these migrations, combining wildlife science and cartography. Facing pages cover more than 50 migration topics, ranging from ecology to conservation and management, enriched by visually stunning graphics and maps, and an introductory essay by Emilene Ostlind.

An Atlas of Animal Anatomy for Artists

London, 1950. 3 volumes. The work of England's best present-day painter of the
horse. New York Zoological Society. GALLERY OF WILD ANIMAL PAINTINGS IN
THE ZOOLOCICAL PARK. New York, 1930. Paintings by Carl Rungius, Charles ...

Author: Wilhelm Ellenberger

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486200825

Category: Art

Page: 153

View: 172

Detailed drawings showing the external anatomy, the musculature and the skeleton forms of lions, cows, dogs, and horses

Atlas of Oregon Wildlife

The Atlas of Oregon Wildlife makes information on the state's rich and diverse wildlife available for the first time in a single, comprehensive volume.

Author: Blair A. Csuti

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 492

View: 403

The Atlas of Oregon Wildlife makes information on the state's rich and diverse wildlife available for the first time in a single, comprehensive volume. It combines current knowledge on the habitats and life histories of Oregon's wildlife species with computer-generated maps that represent a major advance in the art of mapping animal distributions. The Atlas will provide interested citizens with a basic understanding of Oregon's remarkable wildlife and serve as a useful reference for serious naturalists and wildlife professionals. The Atlas devotes a full page to each of the 426 amphibian, reptile, breeding bird, and mammal species native to the state, plus 15 commonly seen introduced species.


Illustrated World of Wild Animals

Arranged and designed like an atlas, this unique region-by-region guide to the animal world combines more than 200 full-color animal illustrations with more than 40 maps and scenic backgrounds, and hundreds of captions and articles that ...

Author: Mark Carwardine

Publisher: Little Simon

ISBN: 9780671665647

Category:

Page:

View: 365

Arranged and designed like an atlas, this unique region-by-region guide to the animal world combines more than 200 full-color animal illustrations with more than 40 maps and scenic backgrounds, and hundreds of captions and articles that describe animal behavior and habitats.

World Atlas of Biodiversity

At the local level , a great many wild animal species are used primarily to meet
subsistence needs , the kind depending largely on availability . convenience and
tradition . Far fewer are used in livestock production : breeds of goat , sheep ...

Author: Brian Groombridge

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520236684

Category: Nature

Page: 340

View: 312

Global biological diversity, ecosystem diversity.

Atlas on a New Plan

EASTERN CONTINENT . WESTERN CONTINENT . 19 Dogs used to draw
sledges 10 20 9 5 13 Southern Limit of the Frozen Region 24 27 13 10 11 10 The
principal wild animals in G. Britain ani ! the middle and south of Europe , are the
fox ...

Author: William Channing Woodbridge

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Atlases

Page: 22

View: 736